Billy Strings has announced the ‘Meet Me At The Drive-In Tour,’ a seven-night tour which will take the bluegrass phenom and his band through Pennsylvania and Illinois. The tour includes the previously-announced (and now sold out) two-night run at the McHenry Outdoor Theater in McHenry, Ill.
The tour will begin on Sept. 11 with a three-night run at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Penn. After the two McHenry shows on Sept. 16 and 17, Strings will close out the tour at the Expo Gardens in Peoria, Ill. on Sept. 18 and 19.
The press release for the shows included notes on the social distancing guidelines that the tour will adhere to: “All CDC and local guidelines will be followed. The Billy Strings band and crew are working closely with local promoters and government to ensure this event meets or exceeds all recommended standards. Vehicles will be spaced to accommodate social distancing. Patrons may only leave their vehicles to use their tailgating space adjacent to their vehicle, restrooms or to obtain concessions. Masks/Face coverings must be worn by any patrons traveling to and from restrooms, concessions areas. Safe social distancing will be strictly enforced.”
Pre-sale tickets for Strings’ newsletter subscribers will go on sale on Aug. 20 at 12 p.m. ET, followed by the public on-sale on Aug. 21 at 12 p.m. ET. For tickets and more information, head to billystrings.com. Check out the full list of dates below!
MEET ME AT THE DRIVE-IN TOUR:
September 11 – Mohegan Sun Arena – Wilkes-Barre, PA
September 12 – Mohegan Sun Arena – Wilkes-Barre, PA
September 13 – Mohegan Sun Arena – Wilkes-Barre, PA
September 16 – McHenry Outdoor Theater – McHenry, IL – SOLD OUT
September 17 – McHenry Outdoor Theater – McHenry, IL – SOLD OUT
September 18 – Expo Gardens – Peoria, IL
September 19 – Expo Gardens – Peoria, IL
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Blue skyAugust 18, 2020 at 11:39 pm
Good for this kid. Refusing to let covid slow down his new found momentum and popularity. Im sure it will be organized safely and hope they webcast
RichAugust 18, 2020 at 2:23 pm
Please web cast a few of these!